ABB recognized as one of the world’s 100 most sustainable corporations

                        Group press release | Zurich, Switzerland | 2021-01-25 Corporate Knights Global 100 list acknowledges sustainability leadership and transparency   ABB has been named one of the world’s most sustainable companies by Corporate Knights, an international media and research organization. Ranked 33, ABB significantly improved […]

Honeywell joins International WELL Building Institute programme

The IWBI membership community is a dedicated group of leaders that is united in their efforts to elevate the health and well-being of people at every step. Honeywell has announced its involvement in the The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) membership programme, as a cornerstone member. Honeywell joins like-minded companies from across the globe that […]

PAHO’s Report on Disaster Management in a Pandemic

In any serious disaster a gap develops between resource needs and resource availability. In a severe pandemic this gap will be much worse due to global supply chain disruptions or delays and the fact that governments and aid organizations will be overwhelmed responding to all who need assistance at the same time. Your plan should […]

Early 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season Predictions

The hot-blooded 2020 hurricane season is less than a month in its grave, but there’s already a prediction that 2021 will conjure another year of tropical excess. Colorado State University, which has issued seasonal hurricane forecasts for 38 years, said global climate patterns and atmospheric humors are leaning toward a 65 percent chance of an above-normal […]

The United Kingdom Supports Monitoring of St. Vincent & the Grenadines La Soufriere Volcano

Bridgetown, Barbados January 12th, 2021 (CDEMA) – The CDEMA Coordinating Unit has received funding from the United Kingdom Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (UK FCDO) in the amount of £51,000 through the Memorandum of Understanding on the ‘UK Support for the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) Response Teams programme’. The funds will cover the cost […]

New Fortress Energy celebrates its 2020 community heroes

WHEN Montego Bay’s celebrated online mathematics tutor, Richard James, along with Evon Bartley, a teacher from Old Harbour Bay, Elder Carolyn Phillips from Hayes and three other individuals were summoned to meetings in their respective parishes, they had no idea that they would be honoured and rewarded for their spirit of kindness in their communities, […]

New Fortress Energy to acquire Hygo Energy Transition Ltd. and Golar LNG Partners LP in combined $5 billion transaction

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 13, 2021– New Fortress Energy Inc. (Nasdaq: NFE) (“NFE”) today announced that it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire Hygo Energy Transition Ltd. (“Hygo”), a 50-50 joint venture between Golar LNG Limited (Nasdaq: GLNG) (“GLNG”) and Stonepeak Infrastructure Fund II Cayman (G) Ltd., a fund managed by Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners (“Stonepeak”), and Golar LNG Partners, LP (Nasdaq: GMLP) (“GMLP”). “With […]